Northwood Lake


Northwood Lake

Town(s): Deerfield NH, Epsom NH, Northwood NH
County: Merrimack, Rockingham

Size: 653 acres
Average Depth: 12 feet
Maximum Depth: 20 feet

Boating Allowed: Kayaks, Canoes, Sail Boats, Electric Motor Boats, Power Boats, Jet-skis, State & Local Rules & Regulations Apply
Swimming: Swimming Allowed, No Restrictions

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Northwood Lake is a 653-acre (2.64 km2) water body located in Rockingham and Merrimack counties in central New Hampshire, United States, in the towns of Northwood and Epsom. The outlet of the lake is the Little Suncook River, flowing west to the Suncook River, a tributary of the Merrimack River.


Water Quality: No Known Issues, Town/State Monitoring
Vegetation Growth: Minimal
Non-native Species: Eurasian Watermilfoil (Myriophyllum Spicatum)

Fishing Comments: • Brown trout • Largemouth bass • Perch • Pickerel • Smallmouth bass • Sunfish
Fish Species: Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Chain Pickerel, Black Crappie, Carp, Yellow Perch, Channel Catfish, Brown Bullhead, Sunfish, Golden Shiner

Boat Access: Access for Power and Non-power Boats
Ramp Comments: ACCESS: Northwood Town Beach.
Parking Spaces: 11-20

Shoreline Development: 50-75%